The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium

April 22, 2015
News

Monarch larvae feed exclusively on milkweeds

By Bob Hartzler, Department of Agronomy, Sue Blodgett and Steven Bradbury, Department of Entomology, and Richard Hellmich, USDA-ARS.

Photo. Monarch larvae feed exclusively on milkweeds
The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium was established in February 2015 through the efforts of numerous Iowa farmer, livestock producer, commodity and conservation organizations; Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. View full article